OMIA 000450-9940 : Hemimelia, generic in Ovis aries

In other species: dog , goat

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of all or part of the distal part of a limb.


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2008 Scholes, S.F., Reichel, R., Willmington, J., Daniel, R. :
Malformations including hemimelia and amelia in sheep. Vet Rec 163:96, 2008. Pubmed reference: 18641384.
1993 Ramadan, R.O. :
A Case Report - Hemimelia and Ectrodactyly in a Najdi Sheep Agri - Practice 14:30-32, 1993.
1983 Allen, J.G., Fenny, R.E., Buckman, P.G., Hunt, B.R., Morcombe, P.W. :
Hemimelia in lambs. Aust Vet J 60:283-4, 1983. Pubmed reference: 6651693.
Hawkins, C.D., Skirrow, S.Z., Wyburn, R.S., Howell, J.M. :
Hemimelia and low marking percentage in a flock of Merino ewes and lambs. Aust Vet J 60:22-4, 1983. Pubmed reference: 6830545.

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